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August

August issue of 'Our Rotorua'

29.08.14: The latest issue of Our Rotorua highlights council news over the last month

Council staff thanked for flood action

28.08.14: RDC staff response during recent floods brings praise.

Long-serving civil defence champions awarded

27.08.14: Two local civil defence champions to receive long service awards.

Board appointments for council business units

26.08.14: Photo (L-R) Alan Bickers and Leith Comer.

Council welcomes 'new' New Zealanders

25.08.14: Mayor Steve to officiate at Citizenship Ceremony this week.

Quote of the week

24.08.14: A grateful resident writes on Facebook “… I will never complain about paying my rates again.”

Mayor welcomes cycleway funding announcement

23.08.14: One hundred million dollars for urban cycleway development.

Rotorua copes with floods – now for clean-up

22.08.14: Residents, council and emergency services work together to minimise impacts of storm.

Rotorua wins bid to stage 2015 national brass band champs

21.08.14: Up to 28 brass bands competing at Convention Centre in July next year.

Latest on Rotorua floods

20.08.14: 1.30pm: Latest information from Rotorua District Council (RDC) on today’s heavy rain event:

Rotorua Council urges extreme care because of flooding

20.08.14: 10am: Extreme care required on roads across the district because of flooding in a number of areas.

Old Caretaker’s Cottage for Rotorua Children’s Art House

20.08.14: Caretaker’s Cottage in Government Gardens.

Intersections road safety campaign to get underway

19.08.14: Rotorua drivers being targeted in new road safety campaign.

Crankworx coming to Rotorua

17.08.14: World’s biggest mountain biking festival rolling into Rotorua.

Free internet for library users

17.08.14: RDC joins forces with national library to bring free internet to all library users.

New trail marathon confirms Rotorua’s position on world map

16.08.14: New trail marathon announced for Rotorua.

Helen Clark visits museum

15.08.14: Helen Clark visited Rotorua Museum this week.

Twice-weekly Sydney flights return to Rotorua

14.08.14: Direct flights between Rotorua and Sydney resume next month, with changes to schedule.

Chorus and council bringing more art to Rotorua streets

13.08.14: Calling for new designs for cabinet art.

Make a Rotorua local New Zealander of the Year urges mayor

12.08.14: Mayor challenging residents to nominate local to be New Zealander of the Year.

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